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- Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:17 am
- Forum: For Sale
- Topic: Painting and Weathering Service
- Replies: 189
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I think it looks fine loco, but if I was going to repaint I’d go for green as I much preferred them in green, that’s the colour I remember seeing them in on the west cost mainline.
- Wed Nov 18, 2020 10:58 am
- Forum: The Real Thing
- Topic: The Hay Inclined Plane at Coalport near Ironbridge, Shropshire
- Replies: 6
- Views: 349
The whole area of iron bridge is full of interest, it’s a world heritage site and has loads of museums from the Victorian Village to tar tunnel and of course all the industrial sites from ceramics, clay pies, glazed tiles to the first blast furnace and of cause the iron bridge. I buy an annual ticke...
Well at long last I’ve made the four 4‘x2’ base boards for the grandchildren’s layout all that’s left now is the final design for the track layout, I’m thinking putting the boards at each end side on allowing room for for a separate return lines around the back later. I did consider end to end but t...
- Thu Oct 29, 2020 11:11 am
- Forum: DCC (Digital)
- Topic: Any DCC decoders to avoid?
- Replies: 14
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I’ve used TCS decoders a lot and have always found them very good, although I did try Lais decoders because they were very cheap at the time and found they were very good also, I never had a problem with them. The one I didn’t like were the Hornby one they were a nightmare with the wires continually...
- Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:54 am
- Forum: Members layouts
- Topic: New layout but no name yet
- Replies: 57
- Views: 5047
Very nice layout, now that’s as I remember the railways, weeds and old buildings, you’ve really caught the atmosphere, I love to see modelling with lots of weathering on buildings and locos. Keep up the good work.